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Archive for February 20th, 2018

Preparations continue for next Soyuz launch from French Guiana

February 20th, 2018 by

On 16 February 2018, standalone check-outs of the Soyuz-ST-B LV Control System began in the Guiana Space Center as part of the O3b launch campaign which is to result in orbital injection of the four European telecommunication satellites.

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Next U.S. weather satellite slated for launch on 1 March

February 20th, 2018 by

The U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA’s) newest weather satellite, Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite-S (GOES-S), is scheduled to launch on 1 March.

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Lockheed Martin completes Arabsat 6A assembly

February 20th, 2018 by

Lockheed Martin has completed assembly on the Arabsat-6A satellite, which was recently shipped to its Sunnyvale, California facility to begin a comprehensive series of tests to ensure the satellite is ready for operations in orbit.

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